Top-quality education is our society’s most important investment for the future. Quality is created by focusing on excellent leadership, recruiting motivated professionals, well-being at work, and further education opportunities. The city of Helsinki must be an attractive employer for both teachers and other school employees.
It will be essential to invest in remedial teaching and access to services by school psychologists and welfare officers during the coming election period. We need to alleviate the declines caused by the corona crisis.
Increased efforts are needed to prevent exclusion and bullying.
Personally, on top of this, I would like to include self-leadership, entrepreneurship, and social skills as continuous elements in our comprehensive schools.